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Affordable Housing In Fairview
Dutchess County, New York

Housing Authorities that serve Fairview

Housing Authority Programs
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Fairview, New York

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Fairview, New York.

Income Based Apartments in Fairview, New York

Fairview features 0 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Fairview, New York

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fairview.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fairview, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Fairview landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Fairview.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fairview, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,320 and $1,614.

2021 Fairview, New York Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Fair Market Rent $1,088 $1,160 $1,467 $1,868 $2,097
Payment Standard Range $979 to $1,197 $1,044 to $1,276 $1,320 to $1,614 $1,681 to $2,055 $1,887 to $2,307

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Fairview, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.57%
Average Renter Household Size 3.14
Average Household Size 2.77
Median Household Income $69,485 ±$11,989
Median Rent $1,200 ±$100
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 61.89% ± 19.69pp
Total Population 5,700

Population and Household Demographics

Fairview is a city in Dutchess County, New York with a population of 5,700. There are 1,709 households in the city with an average household size of 2.77 persons. 26.57% of households in Fairview are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fairview

The median gross income for households in Fairview is $69,485 a year, or $5,790 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,200 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fairview, a household making less than $4,000 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 61.89% of households who rent are overburdened in Fairview.

Area Median Income In Fairview

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Fairview, the AMI is calculated from all households within Dutchess County.

In Fairview, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $102,300

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Fairview

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Fairview

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $21,500 $24,600 $27,650 $30,700 $33,200 $35,650 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $35,850 $40,950 $46,050 $51,150 $55,250 $59,350 $63,450 $67,550
80% of Median $54,950 $62,800 $70,650 $78,500 $84,800 $91,100 $97,350 $103,650